Job Description

  • Req No.
    2019-2426
    Location
    US-CA-Vista
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    Women's Health
    Schedule
    40 hrs/wk (M-Th 10am to 7pm, F 8am to 5pm, occasional Sat., 9am to 4pm)
  • Overview

    Vista Community Clinic is a private, non-profit, multi-specialty outpatient clinic providing care in a comprehensive, high quality setting. Located in San Diego, Orange and Riverside counties, we work to advance community health and hope by providing access to premier health services. We are looking for dedicated, motivated, enthusiastic team players who want to make a difference in the community. Our competitive compensation and benefits program includes health, dental, vision, company-paid life, flexible spending accounts and a 403(B) plan, for eligible employees. VCC is an equal opportunity employer.

    Responsibilities

    Supports physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and/or nurses by taking vitals, assisting in medical examinations and other specific procedures, and providing translation services.

    • Prepare patients for examination and assist providers with the examination and/or procedure
    • Take vital signs, height and weight of patients; plot growth charts; administer immunizations
    • Perform laboratory and screening tests customarily performed in a medical office such as visual acuity, audiometric screening, Snellen tests, spirometry tests and EKG’s
    • Give counseling, care and follow-up instructions, health education and materials to patients as instructed by provider

    Qualifications

    Minimum

    • High school graduate or equivalent
    • Clinical Medical Assistant Certification indicating completion of program from an approved school or hospital including externship
    • Bilingual English/Spanish
    • Current CPR certification
    • Minimum of one year back office experience in a clinical environment
    • Phlebotomy experience; certificate preferred

    Required Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

    • Good knowledge of general back office procedures, such as taking vitals, performing venipuncture, administering immunizations, etc
    • Good comprehensive knowledge of medical terminology in English and Spanish
    • Emergency response capability for possible crisis situations
    • Experience/familiarity with computers, Microsoft Office products (Word/Excel), business e-mail communication systems and internet search capabilities

    Application Instructions

    Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!

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